Daily Archives: June 28, 2012

Troops Have Withdrawn From Iraq, But U.S. Money Hasn’t

[Translate] Washington Post June 28, 2012 Pg. 19 Fine Print Troops Have Withdrawn From Iraq, But U.S. Money Hasn’t By Walter Pincus The State Department is planning to spend up to $115 million to upgrade the U.S. Embassy compound in … Continue reading

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Occupational Education #9: The Cost of Contractor Security Guard Services

[Translate] Jun 28, 2012 Occupational Education #9: The Cost of Contractor Security Guard Services By BRYAN RAHIJA Looking for billions of dollars’ worth of savings for taxpayers? Look no further than government service contracting. Last September, POGO released a report … Continue reading

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Committee acts to stop contractors from enabling human trafficking

[Translate] Committee acts to stop contractors from enabling human trafficking By Joe Davidson, Published: June 27 A Senate committee wants to make sure Uncle Sam doesn’t act as an inadvertent enabler for international human traffickers and pimps. With a voice vote … Continue reading

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NASCO Holds Successful Contract Security Washington Summit

[Translate] June 28th, 2012 by Steve Amitay NASCO Holds Successful Contract Security Washington Summit On June 6-7 in Washington D.C. the National Association of Security Companies (NASCO) held its Seventh Annual Contract Security Summit. Attended by executives from over 25 … Continue reading

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Army Sergeant and Associate Convicted on All Counts for Roles in Bribery and Money Laundering Scheme Related to Defense Contracts to Support Iraq War

[Translate] Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, June 26, 2012 Army Sergeant and Associate Convicted on All Counts for Roles in Bribery and Money Laundering Scheme Related to Defense Contracts to Support Iraq War To … Continue reading

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